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'''The University of Kansas''', often referred to as '''KU''' or '''Kansas''', is a public university|public research university in the U.S. state of Kansas. The main campus in Lawrence, Kansas|Lawrence, one of the largest college towns in Kansas, is on Mount Oread, the highest elevation in Lawrence. Two branch campuses are in the Kansas City metropolitan area: the University of Kansas Edwards Campus|Edwards Campus in Overland Park, Kansas|Overland Park, and the university's University of Kansas School of Medicine|medical school and University of Kansas Hospital|hospital in Kansas City, Kansas|Kansas City. There are also educational and research sites in Parsons, Kansas|Parsons, Topeka, Kansas|Topeka, Garden City, Kansas|Garden City, Hays, Kansas|Hays, and Leavenworth, Kansas|Leavenworth, and branches of the medical school in...
Latin nameUniversitas Kansiensis
Motto''Videbo visionem hanc magnam quare non comburatur rubus'' (Latin)
Mottoeng"I shall see this great sight, why the bush does not burn". (Book of Exodus|Exodus 3:3)
Established{{start date|1865|03|21}}{{cite web| title = KU Info: When Was KU Founded? | url =http://kuinfo.ku.edu/cgi-bin/info.shtml?p=q&id=3503 | accessdate =2014-04-22}}
TypeFlagship campus|Flagship State university system (United States)|state university
AffiliationKansas Board of Regents
Academic affiliationAssociation of American Universities|AAU, Association of Public and Land-grant Universities|APLU, Educause|EDUCAUSE
Endowment$1.86 billionhttp://www.kuendowment.org/s/1312/images/editor_documents/accountability/fy_2015_audit_financial_statements.pdf
ChancellorBernadette Gray-Little
ProvostNeeli Bendapudi
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